Thousands without power in Omaha metro

Posted at 8:17 PM, Jun 16, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-16 22:15:32-04

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) -

UPDATE, 9:15 p.m: There are now 71,255 without power in Omaha. 

UPDATE, 8:31 p.m: Number without power in metro area has risen from 61,000 to 64,815, according to OPPD. 

As of 8:14 p.m there are more than 60,000 without power in the Omaha metro area. According to OPPD, 33,000 of those are in Douglas County and 21,900 are in Sarpy county.